PLAN Workshop - Conceptualizing and Planning Your Research for the Beginning Graduate Student Researcher

Description Are you just beginning your research journey? Feeling a bit rusty in doing research? Come to this beginner session that will help you think about your approach to research and identify resources to help you succeed in your journey. Graduate students who attend this session will walk away with a solid understanding of the basics of research and develop a plan for beginning their own. 

Learning Outcomes As a result of this workshop participants will be able to: 1. Outline the basic components of a research project; 2. Consider the disciplinary differences in planning and conducting research; 3. Identify resources that will help you in your research journey; 4. Make a plan for beginning your research

Presenter(s) Michelle Rodems, Ph.D., is associate director for graduate student professional development for the School of Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studies (SIGS). Michelle manages all interdisciplinary professional development for more than 4,000 University of Louisville graduate students, including coordinating the PLAN professional development framework of academies, workshops, learning communities, and reading groups, as well as conducting individual consultations. Michelle’s research and professional interests include teaching and learning in higher education, graduate student development and education, educational technology and social media, and professional development in higher education.

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Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Houchens Building, Room 105
2211 S. Brook Street , Louisville, Kentucky 40208

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Training & Development, Academic




School of Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studies, PLAN




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Zunaira Ahmad

Zunaira Ahmad left a positive review 10/19/2017

Very informative and well delivered workshop. I would like to attend such workshops, need to be offered more frequently.

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